Having been active since 1997, Malaysian actress, model and television host Lisa Surihani binti Mohamed, simply known as Lisa Surihani, rose to fame for her supporting role as Lara in film Goodbye Boys (2006) and her starring portrayal of Sheila in Sekali Lagi (2011). She won the Most Promising Actress award at 21st Malaysian Film Festival (2008), 23rd Malaysian Film Festival's Best Actress award (2010) and Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian for Most Popular Film Actress (2010).
She attended Sekolah Sri Inai for her primary and secondary education before entering the Help University College and Aberystwyth University in Wales, United Kingdom to study law. She made her appearance in an Ovaltine commercial when she was 11
She got married to Yusry Abdul Halim, a member of KRU boy band and a film director, on 23 February 2012.